[Books Are Love Letters (or Apologies) Passed Between Us, Adding A Layer Of Conversation Beyond Our Spoken Words.]

Author: Donalyn Miller Quotes

Related Authors

Imam Al Busiri Quotes

"Love transforms pleasure into pain."

Adam J Banks Quotes

"...anyone still attempting to argue that Ebonics is a problem for black students or that it is somehow connected to a lack of intelligence or lack of desire to achieve is about as useful as a Betamax video cassette player, and its time for those folks to be retired, be they teachers, administrators, or community leaders, so the rest of us can try to do some real work in the service of equal access for black students and all students. (15)"

Fred Saberhagen Quotes

"I guess if one set of my books was selling like Stephen Kings, and the other wasnt selling at all, editors would want me to do the ones that sold like Stephen Kings. But they seem to be willing to let me pick what I want to do next."

Bob Lilly Quotes

"Some of the money going to the rookies can now be spent on people who have proved their worth. After all, the average playing life of a pro football player is about eight years and it is only fitting that the veterans get something for their efforts."

Rebecca Maizel Quotes

"I believe I met a girl in the rain, who had lost her mothers earrings. And I killed her. Now I stand here in a time I know nothing about. I watched the death of kings far greater than any man living now. And I am still here."

Michael James Quotes

"The benefit of personal growth and self-discovery is that we become better human beings with the strength to endure and carry on, and then we may experience something magical when we begin to reach out to others. We discover a feeling that is so rewarding and fulfilling: that fact that we can make a difference. Here is to your willingness to begin with making a difference with yourself!Michael James"

Shannon McKenna Quotes

"He gestured toward the rice pudding. "I put cinnamon on it. Cancels out the cholesterol. Read about it on the Mens Health Web site."Her lips twitched. "Thats bullshit." She eyed the banana cream pie. "What cheap pop-science justification have you got for that one?"He contemplated the pie. "Well, bananas are good for you. Lots of potassium, which helps you shed water weight, right? And theres no trans fats in the pie crust. I can promise you that.""Yeah?" Her lips pursed, suppressing a smile. "So what is in it?"He grinned wickedly. "Lard," he announced. "Artery clogging, cholesterol-laden pig fat. Hope youre not a vegetarian."

Kenelm Digby Quotes

"Take to every Gallon of Honey, three Gallons of water, and put them both together, and set them over so soft a fire, that you may endure to melt and break the honey with your hands."

Johann Von Schiller Quotes

"Who reflects too much will accomplish little."

Chris Blackwell Quotes

"I think Jamaica would thrive if we promote agriculture as a way to bring people here."

Related Topics

Quotes About Gods Unexpected Blessings

"The gods dont care about men, no more than kings care about peasants." - Author: George R.R. Martin

Quotes About Smurt

"Tačiau geri motyvai ne visuomet lemia gerus rezultatus. O prievartavimas nebūtinai turi būti fizinis. Smurtas neapsiriboja matomomis formomis, o žaizdos nebūtinai yra tik tos, kurios iš tikrųjų kraujuoja." - Author: Haruki Murakami

Quotes About A Good Relationship Gone Bad

"Well, it gives, certainly to my father, who is the one that suffered the most in our family, and understanding of how the ideals of a country are only as good as the people who give it flesh and blood." - Author: George Takei

Quotes About Sigmund

"youre quite wrong there, Collie. One does miss sex. The body has a life of its own. We do miss what we havent had, you and I. Biologically. Ask Sigmund Freud. It is revealed in dreams. The absent touch of warm limbs at night, the absent" - Author: Muriel Spark

Quotes About Biological Fathers

"I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working diligently to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, or biological fathers or just spiritual fathers." - Author: T. D. Jakes

Quotes About Academia

"Materialist philosophies that treat human beings as machines or animals possess the high ground in our culture - academia, the most powerful media and many of our courts." - Author: Marvin Olasky

Quotes About Ugly On The Inside

"How stupid. My mom and dad had lost each other, and for what? So they could fit better at their parents tables at Christmas and Passover? So their brothers and sisters could be comfortable? The families who had worked so hard to tear them apart had gone smugly back to their own lives after it was over. I didnt see any of my grandparents more than once a year. I got colorful birthday cards with twenty-­dollar bills in them from my aunts and uncles on my birthday.Meanwhile, my parents spent their lives so lonely. Dad wandered, seeking home in a mistresss Mimmy-­canted face. Mimmy waited, her lamp trimmed, for a day that never came.Meanwhile, all theyd ever wanted was alive inside the other." - Author: Joshilyn Jackson

Quotes About Propaganda Techniques

"It is the emergence of mass media which makes possible the use of propaganda techniques on a societal scale." - Author: Jacques Ellul

Quotes About Jack Bauer

"There were more of them out there. More walkers. And I was being asked to step up and be... what? Some kind of Captain Heroism who would lead the boys in the Red, White, and Blue to victory? What was I getting myself into? This wasnt task force duty, this wasnt even SWAT-team level. Id never even smelled anything this big before and now I was expected to train and lead a black ops team? How frigging insane was this? Why were they asking me? Im just a cop. Where are the guys who actually do this for a living? How come none of them were here? Wheres James Bond and Jack Bauer? Why me, of all people?" - Author: Jonathan Maberry

Quotes About End Of Journey

"Friendship has always belonged to the core of my spiritual journey." - Author: Henri Nouwen